Want to improve management in your woodlands?
Become a Woodland Steward
Become a woodland steward by making a plan for your woods.
Learn the basics with our downloadable fact sheets or contact us for more detailed information. You can also request a Woodlands of Minnesota Landowner Handbook specific to the Mille Lacs Uplands, or request an information packet tailored to your land and management priorities.
Find a local group to connect with.
Discover woodland owner groups and associations in your area. Connecting with other woodland owners can help you learn about options for your land, help in your decision-making process, and provide a strong support network for you to rely on. It can also be a great place to share your stories and hear others!
Find a Forester
Use our guide to find local experts that can help!
Access our Service Provider Directory to find a forester, logger or other natural resource professional working in your area. We keep track of plan writing and program enrollment certifications, specialties, areas of coverage and fee schedules.
Learn options to permanently protect your woods.
Learn how you can leave a legacy for future generations to enjoy. Managing your woods with the future in mind takes a lot of consideration and family involvement. To learn your options, click below.
Woodland Owner Webinar Series
We host a bi-monthly webinar on various topics that can be useful to woodland owners. See below for recordings of our previous webinars. To attend our upcoming webinars live, please go to Upcoming Events.